Barium, Elemental

CAS RN:7440-39-3

Explosive Limits / Potential

Reacts violently with halogenated hydrocarbon solvents, causing a fire and explosion hazard.
Dust is dangerous and explosive when exposed to heat, flame, or chemical reaction. Violent or explosive reaction with water, /carbon tetrachloride/, fluorotrichloromethane, trichloroethylene, and /tetrachloroethylene/ ... The powder may ignite or explode in air or other oxidizing gases.
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